Vinyl fencing provides a great alternative to traditional wood fencing. There are several advantages to vinyl fencing, but cost-saving is the most outstanding one. This plastic-based material is made from polyvinyl chloride (PVC), making it generally low-maintenance and won’t splinter or crack like wood can. Moreover, homeowners and commercial property owners tend to like that it doesn’t rot, have problems with insects, or need refinishing from time to time. Plus, it comes in several impressive colors and styles, including short picket fences and tall privacy fences. Vinyl fences can even be textured to achieve a wood-like appearance. Here are some ways vinyl fencing can save you money down the road.
Vinyl fencing is made of a tough PVC material that will not easily be damaged or broken. If safety is your number one priority, vinyl will keep you and your valuables safer. Vinyl fences are much thicker compared to chain-link fences and are very difficult to tear down, even with heavy-duty wire cutters. Moreover, environmental hazards don’t affect vinyl fences the way other fences might; they’ll keep looking nice for many years. Some brands even offer a 25-year manufacturer’s warranty (not that you will actually need it).
No Maintenance Needed
Vinyl fences are manufactured, so they never need to be painted or stained. They simply stay put and don’t rust or rot. Because of this, vinyl fences are inexpensive to own and maintain and will last a long time. If you consider the cost of paint and the time it takes to paint other types of fencing (wood fence, metal fencing), vinyl fencing will be the least expensive fence in terms of the total cost of ownership.
Exceptional Lawn Care
Pets, pests, and even your neighbors’ kids can cause serious damage to your lawn. Having dogs in the yard can seriously threaten your landscaping. That includes flowerbeds, grassy patches, and lawn ornaments. And since it takes many days or even weeks to get a perfectly manicured lawn, protect your yard from nuisance animals (and humans) by enclosing it with a sturdy fence.
Reduced Litigation Risks
Although many people believe it takes a village to raise a child, they don’t talk about what can happen when a naughty neighbor’s kid strays onto your property and gets injured. You can be held accountable for things that happen to a child when they’re on your property. For example, you can be held responsible if a child falls into a swimming pool and is injured or drowned.
You should keep your power tools and other bladed instruments in your backyard for safety reasons. Unfortunately, good people have been blamed for accidents or crimes simply because they didn’t take enough security measures to protect their property. You don’t want to leave it up to chance; enclose your property with vinyl fencing to protect it. The little money you invest now will eventually save you big bucks in the future.
Schedule your Commercial Fencing Consultation!
Always work with a professional fencing contractor to ensure the new vinyl fence is installed correctly. Contact us today to schedule a free inspection of the area and give you an accurate estimate. If you have neighbors, we recommend that you notify them before you start working on this project to ensure they know what will happen and how to plan for it. By notifying them, you can help avoid potential disputes over property lines or other concerns. We offer a wide range of residential and commercial fencing services!